Diet For Weight Loss Glossary

Diet For Weight Loss
Choosing a properly balanced diet for weight loss.
Health Drink-Diet For Weight Loss

Lose Weight Quickly
An effective way to lose weight quickly.
Lose eight Quickly

Healthy Foods

healthy foods

Calorie Shifting
A method of weight loss that has been designed to fight your body's natural tendency of slowing down your metabolism when calorie intake is reduced.

Diet Success

Diet Success

Diet Glossary
Diet Quotes

Diet For Weight Loss Glossary T


Taste - On contact with a substance in the mouth and throat it is the sense by which the flavours and textures of substances are discerned by the taste buds

Taurine - An amine known for its heart benefits and important for the metabolism of fats.

Thiamine - A water soluble compound also known as vitamin B1, thiamine was one of the first B vitamins to be isolated and identified.

Thiocyanate - A salt containing sulphur instead of oxygen that has an unpleasant smell.

Tissue - A term used for any group of cells that perform specific bodily functions.

Trace Minerals - These are minerals that are essential for good health but are only needed in very small amounts.

Trans fatty acid - A fatty acid produced by partially hydrogenating an unsaturated fatty acid. It is present in most margarines and solid vegetable oil. Consuming large quantities of trans fatty acids will raise cholesterol levels in the blood and increase the risk of heart related diseases.

Triglyceride - An ester produced from three fatty acid groups and glycerol. Triglycerides are used to make adipose tissue that serves as a source of energy in the body.

Tryptophan - An essential amino and important constituent of the neurotransmitters melatonin and serotonin.

Tyrosine - A non essential amino acid necessary in the production of dopamine and the neurotransmitter norepinephrine.

A Glossary of diet and weight loss terms can be found in alphabetic order below.




Diet Food Plan
Choosing a properly balanced diet food plan.
Diet Food Plan

What to Eat on a Diet
Information and advice on what to eat when dieting.
What to eat on a diet-vegetables

A Positive Approach

Diet Plan

Food Addiction
Food Addiction

Dieting for Health

Dieting for Health

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